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Here are all the up and coming enquiry topics and events.

Topic Venue Presenter Date Time
Why do we believe what we believe? The Crown Hotel (Liverpool) Derek Cowley 24/07/2017 14:30
Cognitive Diversity Bluecoat Art Centre (Liverpool) Eddy 25/07/2017 13:00
Open forum The Victoria Hotel (Waterloo) All 25/07/2017 18:30
Political Correctness (?) Keith's Wine Bar (L'pool South) Tom George 25/07/2017 19:15
What is proof? The George Hotel (Bridport) Neil 26/07/2017 19:30
Art... The Black Horse Hotel (Preston) Nick 26/07/2017 19:30
Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth: (Pablo Picasso). Art for art's sake is a philosophy of the well fed: (Frank LLoyd Wright). Rules of taste enforce structures of power: (Susan Sontag)
Anecdotal Evidence? The Halfway House (Childwall) Colin Ramsden 27/07/2017 19:15
Literature versus Science The Friday Forum (Liverpool) Corrie 28/07/2017 14:00
Can good literature tell us more about what it is to be human than Science or Philosophy?
Consequential Ethics The Crown Hotel (Liverpool) Robert 31/07/2017 14:30
Punishment Keith's Wine Bar (L'pool South) Gordon Barker 01/08/2017 19:15
The death of 'work' ? Rose and Crown (Bebington Village) The group 02/08/2017 14:00
What's the optimal length of a human life? The Cock Hotel (Wellington) 02/08/2017 19:00
How should we judge educational success? The Windmill (Southport) the Group 02/08/2017 19:00
Heart of Darkness Harkers (Chester) Laura 06/08/2017 16:00
Chester Literature in Pubs (CLIPS)
Carpe Diem! The Crown Hotel (Liverpool) Open forum 07/08/2017 14:15
Carpe diem (Latin) usually translated as "seize the day"
Should the law allow assisted dying? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Group 07/08/2017 20:00
Is suicide more honorable than selfish? Borough Arms Hotel (Newcastle-under-Lyme) Open forum 09/08/2017 19:30
Moral Foreign Affairs The Friday Forum (Liverpool) Peter 11/08/2017 14:00
Not specifically British foreign policy. Continuing to meet in cafe at bottom of Catholic Cathedral steps.
TBA The Casa Bar (Liverpool) 12/08/2017 11:00
Philosophy of Sport The Belvedere Arms (Liverpool) Russell 14/08/2017 19:00
What is Art? Rose and Crown (Bebington Village) Paul D 16/08/2017 14:00
Fake History The Friday Forum (Liverpool) Siobhan 25/08/2017 14:00
Continuing to meet in Cafe at bottom of Catholic Cathedral
How free are we in our actions, thoughts and speech? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Group 04/09/2017 19:00
Population control The Cock Hotel (Wellington) 06/09/2017 19:00
TBA The Casa Bar (Liverpool) 09/09/2017 11:00
TBA Bluecoat Art Centre (Liverpool) 12/09/2017 13:00
Does power often preclude rights? Borough Arms Hotel (Newcastle-under-Lyme) Open forum 13/09/2017 19:30
Marx Theory Study group Jack Jones House Paul Boulton Smith 23/09/2017 18:00
Social Justice! The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Group 04/10/2017 19:00
Is the struggle to promote social justice, good, misguided or dangerous?
Science and Religion: friends or foes? Borough Arms Hotel (Newcastle-under-Lyme) Open forum 11/10/2017 19:30
TBA The Casa Bar (Liverpool) 14/10/2017 11:00
Marx Theory Study group Jack Jones House Paul Boulton Smith 19/10/2017 18:00
Truth - how can we get to it? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Group 06/11/2017 19:00
Is it insane to ignore mental illness? Borough Arms Hotel (Newcastle-under-Lyme) Open forum 08/11/2017 19:30
Should we optimists or pessimists about life? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Group 04/12/2017 19:00
Has Christmas past its sell-by date? Borough Arms Hotel (Newcastle-under-Lyme) Open forum 13/12/2017 19:30